Take control of legal and medical issues that threaten your freedom to fly. AOPA's Pilot Protection Services safeguards your pilot and medical certificates with affordable legal and medical coverage.

Legal assistance provided through membership in AOPA's Legal Services Plan. See plan description for complete coverage, exclusions and limitations.


PPS News


Pilot Protection Services Medical Mailbag- September Q&A

Dr. Jonathan M. Sackier, Dr. Warren Silberman, and Gary Crump, RN, answer your medical aviation questions.

2014, 08 29

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FAA requirements for heart bypass, stent procedures

A common question at the AOPA Pilot Protection Services booth during EAA AirVenture this year was, “What are the requirements after heart bypass and coronary stent procedures?”

2014, 08 25

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Select your AME carefully

AOPA is actively pursuing the relaxation of third class medical requirements for pilots flying recreationally. For now, though, we still have to undergo medical examinations, and choosing an aviation medical examiner can be an important part of your FAA medical certification renewal experience.

2014, 08 18
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PPS: Plan Details

AOPA Pilot Protection Services safeguards your pilot and medical certificates with two plans available at $39 and $99 annually.    

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Why Do I Need It?

Let's face it, we're human. A simple FAR error or oversight, or an unexpected medical situation could result in months of down time and thousands of dollars in fees.  
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Attorneys & Medical Experts

One-on-one legal advice potentially worth thousands of dollars, advice and tips on your medical questions, and much more!    

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